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This presentation provides an earthquake risk assessment of Mandalay city in Myanmar. It identifies areas of potentially high seismic risk, which will allow national and local authorities to make...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Somalia

How do we undertake shelter and reconstruction programs in countries where land and property ownership issues are understood through customary and religious law? What new forms of ownership,...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Southern Africa

As a result of Apartheid, there are millions of displaced communities living in South African informal settlements. Although Government launched the ‘In-situ Upgrading of Informal Settlements’...

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Publisher(s): UK Shelter Forum
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Architectural practices, engineering firms, and manufacturers have been ingenuous when designing shelters without repercussion in the field. Why have these innovative solutions been widely...

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Publisher(s): UK Shelter Forum
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Chile

Chilean heritage areas were the most affected after the 2010 earthquake (8.8 in Richter scale), mainly due to poor maintenance and scarce funding, but also because of applied reconstruction...

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Reconstruction after Disaster
ACTED & DFID in Northern Sindh 2011 - 2012
Building Community Resilience

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Compressed & stabilised earth blocks – a viable alternative ?

Presentation to peers – early recovery working group: Housing Islamabad, March, 2011

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Overview of ACTED’s permaculture and shelter programme in Northern Sindh

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Publisher(s): University of Zurich
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Chair of Sustainable Construction – ETH Zürich

The Chair of Sustainable Construction focuses on the promotion of sustainable use of building materials throughout the life cycle of buildings...

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